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  1. A semi-trailer truck fell onto an SUV on Interstate 4 on Friday night after a reported tornado touched down and crossed the highway near Lakeland. No one was injured.
    A tornado caused damage and power loss but no injuries in Pinellas County. In Polk County, I-4 drivers were fortunate no one was injured when another tornado crosses the interstate.
  2. Motorcycle riders taking part in the Distinguished Gentlemen's Ride Sept. 29 2019 started in Tampa and ended in St. Petersburg.
    Classic bikes and vintage looks took over Tampa Bay last week to raise money for cancer research and mental health.
  3. Hundreds of people gathered at Grady Goat Yoga to attempt to beat the Guiness World Record for Goat Yoga which currently stands at 352 participants. The event featured over 100 goats frolicking and climbing on top of over 500 participants as they attempted to break the record on Saturday, Sept. 14, 2019 in Thonotosassa.  Although the event had over 500 people attend organizers would not know for sure if the record was broken until Guiness World Records verifies the attempt which could take several weeks. LUIS SANTANA   |   Times
    The previous record for the largest goat yoga class is 351. Grady’s Goat Farm had more than 500.
  4. Nitro the sea turtle is released back into the sea amid a throng of onlookers after being found ill and rehabilitated at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium. The loggerhead turtle weighed just over a 100 pounds when she was found by a boater. After being nursed back to health by experts at the aquarium, she was carried to the shore and placed on the sand to make her way back into the water. Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019 in Clearwater.
    The 107-pound sub-adult female named “Nitro”, was found floating by a boater near Hurricane Pass in Pinellas County.
  5. Diamond Thompson and Sanaysha Young as Luigi and Mario pose for a portrait at MetroCon on Saturday, July 13, 2019 in Tampa. LUIS SANTANA   |   Times
    Don’t be shocked if you see the Mario Bros or Natsu Dragneel from Fairy Tail walking around Tampa this weekend. The annual MetroCon brings fans of Anime in full costume to the annual event which...
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    Our photographers captured fireworks and festivities around the community
  7. Sergeant 1st Class Brant Ireland receives the Heart of the Team Award during the closing ceremony of the 2019 Warrior Games.
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    Dept. of Defense Warrior Games brings over 300 athletes to the Tampa Bay region for a series of events.
  8. Aerial views of the illuminated pyramid like structure called a ziggurat which sits on the top of the SunTrust Financial Centre on Saturday, May 11, 2019 in Tampa. LUIS SANTANA   |   Times
    Do you drive by the SunTrust building each night and wonder about its multicolored roof? We went up 36 stories for you.
  9. IndyCar driver Josef Newgarden celebrates with his team in victory circle after winning his first Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg.  [LUIS SANTANA   |   Times]
    Josef Newgarden wins the Grand Prix of St. Pete
  10. A large cloud is scene off the wing of NOAA's Gulfstream IV jet callsign NOAA-49, a high-tech, high-flying, and high-speed platform used for hurricane forecasting and research. During this mission NOAA-49 flew a 2,400 mile 5.5 hour mission at 45,000 ft. around Hurricane Michael to create a detailed picture of the surrounding upper atmosphere, Tuesday October 9, 2018.